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What causes small red spots on the penis tip?

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Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney

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Practicing since :2007

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Posted on Wed, 24 Aug 2016 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I have these small red spots on the tip of my penis. they're not sore painful or itch I've had him for a little over a month.
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 24 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Answer few questions

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for being at healthcaremagic
I have reviewed the attached photographs and need to ask you few questions:
Are you having itching on your body?
Is there any family history of itching?
Did you have similar bumps anywhere else in the body?
Are you taking any medicines?
Do you have any ailments?
Kindly revert with the answers.
Regards
Dr Asmeet

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
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Follow up: Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 19 minutes later
No to all your questions.
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Either penile acne or folliculitis, apparently topical antibiotic

Detailed Answer:
According to me it can be either penile acne or superficial folliculitis.
If I was your treating doctor I would recommend you to apply topical antibiotic like nadifloxacin gel or benzoyl peroxide 2.5 percent gel on these bumps twice daily for 10-14 days.
This should help in resolving them.
These are prescription drugs and you need to see the doctor in person to get them.
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